S.E.R. Latino

Are you ready for life after high school?

Join us for the second  S.E.R. Latino: Student Engagement and Readiness Institute on Saturday, April 14, 2018.  

This one-day institute, formerly known as Latino Scholars Day, invites 50 Latino high school juniors from Northwest Arkansas who have achieved a GPA of 3.5 or above. 

We will help you:

  • Identify your unique qualities and strengths in order to develop a competitive college application.
  • Understand and identify your own personal values and how to translate those into action.
  • Learn how to effectively communicate your narrative of being Latino in order to promote yourself as a leader.

Applicants will need to complete a brief essay along with their application. Completed applications should be submitted by 12 pm on Sunday, April 1, 2018

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Students will be notified by Friday, April 6, 2018 of acceptance. 


Questions? Contact Rafael Arciga Garcia at rarciga@uark.edu, Magdalena Arroyo at arroyo@uark.edu, or Xochitl Delgado Solorzano at xdelgad@uark.edu.

"Thinking back to when I was a junior in high school, I could never have imagined where I am today. Latino Scholars Day opened my eyes to the true importance of completing my higher education goals, as well as the numerous opportunities the University of Arkansas has to offer."

-- Iliana Hernandez, chemical engineering

For more on Iliana read about her internship, Saving Cash on Great Lash: Iliana Cuts Costs at L'Oreal